Sunyoung Hwang (South Korea, 1988) received her BFA in Fine Art from the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London (2012) and completed a MA in Painting at the Royal College of Art, London (2016). Hwang was selected as a finalist for Young Contemporary Talent 2018, the recipient of the Chadwell Award 2016, the third prize winner of the Bath Open Art Prize 2016, and the recipient of the Steer Memorial Prize 2011. Hwang has exhibited internationally, including solo exhibitions at Nunnery Gallery, London (2018); Galerie ERD, Seoul (2017); Project Gallery, Arundel (2016). She has participated in a residency at Bow Arts, London (2016-17) as part of winning the Chadwell Award, and in SÍM Residency, Reykjavík (2015). Her group exhibitions include The Cello Factory, London (2018); Messums Wiltshire, Salisbury (2018); The Square Gallery London, London (2016); Centre Artasia Paris, Paris (2016); SÍM Gallery, Reykjavík (2016).